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Getting Personal: Phil Edwards

Phil Edwards came to Urbana in 1992 on a 2-week visit and decided to stay; he now serves at the Fire Marshal for the City of Urbana.

Meaning of the menorah

Rabbi Alan Cook, of Sinai Temple, explains the meaning of the menorah to the Jewish people. 

Don and Dottie McLaughlin

Don McLaughlin started buying his wife Dottie roses after she was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999. Every week since, Don has sent cards with his roses, writing a special message to his wife of 47 years. Dottie keeps the more than 800 cards together in a plastic shoe box.

Illini Recap: Little margin for error for Illinois

Illinois coach John Groce discusses Illinois' loss at Northwestern, while Malcolm Hill gives insight on his final two plays, Kendrick Nunn breaks down the difference between winning and losing and Maverick Morgan hits on rebounding.

Richey: New look for Illini, but another loss

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a rundown of Illinois' 58-56 loss at Northwestern.

Video: Nick Finke bank finishes off Champaign Central's dramatic comeback

After trailing by 10 with just over a minute remaining, Nick Finke banked in a corner three to tie Champaign Central's game against Class 4A No. 10 Bloomington. The Maroons won, 69-63, in overtime.

Illini Preview: Wildcats using depth effectively

D.J. Williams shares the importance of watching game film, Malcolm Hill sheds some insight on Northwestern and Jalen Coleman-Lands discusses his improving overall game in the latest "Illini Preview" video.

Illini Recap: 'We missed some point blankers'

Hear from Illinois coach John Groce, Illini freshmen D.J. Williams and Jalen Coleman-Lands and Iowa coach Fran McCaffery following the Hawkeyes' win at State Farm Center.

Richey: Same old story for Illini

Beat writer Scott Richey gives a quick rundown of Illinois' 77-65 loss to No. 5 Iowa.

Game of the Week Video: Central tops Centennial in second showdown

The Centennial gym was wired for the second crosstown meeting between the Chargers and the Maroons. Central's 56-42 win was heated throughout in a packed arena, especially after Centennial star Quin Nottingham picked up three fouls in the first four minutes.